A Seat at The Table


understanding solange’s ‘sol-angel and the hadley st. dreams’

In 2008 Solange began taking her career into her own hands, stepping away from the pop sound of her first album, and releasing a more assured, Motown-influenced LP. This set the wheels in motion for a singular, defiant career.
Amira Rasool

"you don’t need anyone else to have your moment" – inside solange's houston screenings

On Sunday night, Solange hosted a series of homecoming screenings in Houston's Third Ward for new album and film 'When I Get Home'. The effect was to create a vibrant and fuller picture of her work.
Alim Kheraj

solange’s ‘when I get home’ is an explorative album for her by her

The content matter reveals multiple layers of Solange, the woman who prefers her liquor brown, like her skin and her blunts, as well as the woman all wrapped up in romanticism yearning for her lover.
Amira Rasool

solange just dropped her new album, ‘when i get home’

Featuring collaborations from Tyler, Sampha, Gucci Mane and more...
Roisin Lanigan

harvard is giving solange a very important award

The visionary 'Seat at the Table' artist is The Harvard Foundation's 2018 'Artist of the Year.'
Hannah Ongley
don't touch my hair

solange tells magazine “don’t touch my hair” after they edit out her braids

An accompanying profile that quotes Solange on the meaning of braided hair for black women has now been publicly disowned by the interviewer.
Charlotte Gush

solange is signing books at a pop-up in bed-stuy

She'll also be performing at Panorama Festival this weekend.
André-Naquian Wheeler

listen to solange's powerful lecture about prince and protest

The visionary behind 2016’s best album spoke at the “Blackstar Rising & The Purple Reign: Celebrating the Legacies of David Bowie and Prince” symposium about what activism looks like in pop music today.
Emily Manning

young women of color create a solange syllabus (and need your submissions)

'A Seat at the Table Syllabus' invites young women to suggest ideas for texts, music, and art that embody themes explored on Solo's outstanding new album.
Hannah Ongley

beyoncé’s interview with solange is a sweet celebration of family and sisterhood

The two offer us a glimpse into their relationship, and they way their family and community influenced two of the biggest albums of 2016.
Wendy Syfret

meet the collaborators behind beyonce’s lemonade and solange's seat at the table

2016 was a good year for the Knowles sisters. Both Lemonade and A Seat At The Table broke the boundaries of where music and visuals could go so we met with four of the albums collaborators about how they came to work on two of the records of the year...
Michael Cragg

like solange's instagram? you’ll love her new art book

The upcoming publication is a collaboration with her favorite photographer, Carlota Guerrero.
Wendy Syfret